Course name

Institution

Centro de Estudios Biosanitarios

Location

Madrid, Spain

Language

Spanish, Castilian

Public contact e-mail

[email protected]

Delivery methods

Animal room/laboratory

Accreditation and Approval

Is the course accredited

No

Course is approved or recognized by the authority

Competent Authority of the Comunidad de Madrid, from 2021-10-01 to 2021-11-30

Reference: ECC/566/2015

Education and time investments

Minimum education

Bachelor's Degree

Time investments

Self-learning: 180 hours

Timetabled attendance: 90 hours

Assessment: 20 hours

Modules
Core
Modules Designation Species
1 National legislation (Member-state)
2 Ethics, animal welfare and the Three Rs (level 1)
3.1 Basic and appropriate biology – species specific (theory) Zebra fish, Rat, Chinese hamster, Mouse
4 Animal care, health and management – species specific (theory) Rat, Mouse
5 Recognition of pain, suffering and distress - species specific Rat, Syrian (golden) hamster, Mouse
6.1 Humane methods of killing (theory)
Function A Carrying out procedures on animals
Modules Designation Species
7 Minimally invasive procedures without anaesthesia – species specific (theory) Frog, Rat, Mouse
8 Minimally invasive procedures without anaesthesia – species specific (skills) Frog, Rat, Mouse
Function B Designing procedures and projects
Modules Designation Species
7 Minimally invasive procedures without anaesthesia – species specific (theory) Rat, Syrian (golden) hamster, Mouse
9 Ethics, animal welfare and the Three Rs (level 2)
10 Design of procedures and projects (level 1)
11 Design of procedures and projects (level 2)
Function C Taking care of animals
Modules Designation Species
3.2 Basic and appropriate biology – species specific (practical) Zebra fish, Rat, Mouse
Function D Killing animals
Modules Designation Species
3.2 Basic and appropriate biology – species specific (practical) Zebra fish, Rat, Mouse
6.2 Humane methods of killing (skills) Zebra fish, Rat, Mouse
Additional task specific modules
Modules Designation Species
20 Anaesthesia for minor procedures Zebra fish, Rat, Mouse
21 Advanced anaesthesia for surgical or prolonged procedures Zebra fish, Rat, Mouse
23 Advanced animal husbandry, care and enrichment practices Rat, Mouse